Live Review: Gang Of Youths at Riverstage Brisbane

words: India Marx photos: Emma D’Anna When Gang of Youths announced their Brisbane mini-festival ‘A More Perfect Union’, they were met with something that well and truly surpassed excitement. After announcing support acts Publique, Charlie Collins, Thelma Plum, Luca Brasi AND Jack River, Brisbanites were fast to jump on tickets as soon as they were released. The show itself was nothing short of surreal, a … Continue reading Live Review: Gang Of Youths at Riverstage Brisbane

Album Review: Thundamentals

words: India Marx feature photo credit: Luke Eblen   Aussie Hip-Hop group Thundamentals are dropping their fifth album this coming Friday, 21st of September. It’s titled I Love Songs and is a super vibey mix of electronic, RnB tunes complimented by their signature hip-hop style. The 12 track record marks the band’s 10 years in the industry and delves into the tumultuous world of love and … Continue reading Album Review: Thundamentals

On The Eves of Something Big

Eves Karydas is a force to be reckoned with. In just a few short months the Australian singer has added a number of achievements to an already extensive and impressive musical resume. Now she has a new album dropping later this month which is bound to impress both existing and new fans. Girl at a Rock Show‘s India Marx spoke to Karydas about her upcoming release, … Continue reading On The Eves of Something Big

Blind Boy Paxton Explores New Music Horizons

An inspirational young blues singer is turning the world on it’s head and launching audiences to their feet. Girl at a Rock Show’s India Marx spoke with American phenomenon Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton about what it truly means to sing the blues.   At just 28 years of age, Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton has cemented his place within the world of blues. The Californian singer … Continue reading Blind Boy Paxton Explores New Music Horizons

Caravãna Sun’s Beauty, Pain and Creative New Direction

For the last 10 years, Aussie band Caravãna Sun have forged a musical career out of upbeat, feel-good sometimes frenetic songs. However, the release of their latest single, ‘Beauty and the Pain’ challenges their signature sound as the band explores new musical territory. Girl at a Rock Show‘s India Marx had a chat with singer-songwriter Ant Beard, Caravãna Sun’s vocalist and bass guitarist, about the band’s new … Continue reading Caravãna Sun’s Beauty, Pain and Creative New Direction

Live Review: Caravãna Sun Beauty & The Pain Tour Brisbane

words: India Marx photos: Ash McGregor   Rounding out their Australian tour, Caravãna Sun treated Brisbane fans to an incredible show on Friday night. The final leg of the indie rocker’s national tour took place in the Fortitude Valley’s intimate Black Bear Lodge. The small, whiskey bar-themed venue housed a sold-out show and it was clear why. Stepping on stage, Caravãna Sun began their performance … Continue reading Live Review: Caravãna Sun Beauty & The Pain Tour Brisbane